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Your song changed my life - from Jimmy Page to St. Vincent, Smokey Robinson to Hozier, thirty-five beloved artists on their journey and the music that inspired it by Boilen, Bob.

Your song changed my life - from Jimmy Page to St. Vincent, Smokey Robinson to Hozier, thirty-five beloved artists on their journey and the music that inspired it

Feb 6, 2016
Your Golden Retriever Puppy Month by Month by Albert, Terry/ Eldredge, Deb/ Gunther, Alan

Your Golden Retriever Puppy Month by Month

Feb 6, 2016
Your fit pregnancy - nutrition & exercise handbook by Willick, Erica, author.

Your fit pregnancy - nutrition & exercise handbook

"Positive and accessible, Your Fit Pregnancy breaks down exercise and nutrition into a trimester-by-trimester guide, with workouts (focusing on strength training, cardio, and yoga and stretching), plus meal plans and 50 recipes like Pumpkin Granola Yogurt Parfait, Smoky Corn and Edamame Beef Chili, and Simple Ginger Soy Poached Salmon. Author Erica Willick is a mother, two-time North American fitness champion, and founder of Sisters in Shape who also write a blog about pre- and postnatal fitnes

Feb 1, 2016
Yellow Owl's little prints - stamp, stencil, and print projects to make for kids by Schmidt, Christine, 1979-

Yellow Owl's little prints - stamp, stencil, and print projects to make for kids

"Celebrated indie artist Christine Schmidt offers 25 hip, imaginative, and personalizable decorations, toys, puzzles, and keepsakes for children using simple hand-printing techniques. A new take on DIY projects for kids. Personalized, handmade items are a meaningful way to show your love for a baby or child. Christine Schmidt, author of the bestselling Print Workshop and the creative force behind the acclaimed Yellow Owl Workshop line of artisan stationery and home accessories, shares her inspir

Feb 1, 2016
Writing fantasy & science fiction - how to create out-of-this-world novels and short stories by Card, Orson Scott, author.

Writing fantasy & science fiction - how to create out-of-this-world novels and short stories

Feb 6, 2016
Writing Down the Bones - Freeing the Writer Within by Goldberg, Natalie/ Cameron, Julia (FRW)/ Addison, Bill (FRW)

Writing Down the Bones - Freeing the Writer Within

Feb 6, 2016
Worms eat my garbage by Appelhof, Mary, author

Worms eat my garbage

Provides complete illustrated instructions on setting up and maintaining small-scale worm composting systems. Topics include: bin types, worm species, reproduction, care and feeding of worms, harvesting, and how to make the finished product of potting soil.

Feb 6, 2016
Women of Colonial America - 13 stories of courage and survival in the New World by Miller, Brandon Marie, author

Women of Colonial America - 13 stories of courage and survival in the New World

"Using a host of primary sources, author Brandon Marie Miller recounts the roles, hardships, and daily lives of Native American, European, and African women in 17th- and 18th-century colonial America. Hard work proved a constant for most women--they ensured their family's survival through their skills while others sold their labor or lived in bondage as indentured servants and slaves. Even in this world defined entirely by men, a world where no one thought it important to record a female's thoug

Feb 6, 2016
With dogs at the edge of life by Dayan, Colin, author.

With dogs at the edge of life

Feb 1, 2016
Windows Internals - User Mode by Catlin, Brian/ Hanrahan, Jamie/ Russinovich, Mark E./ Solomon, David A.

Windows Internals - User Mode

Feb 6, 2016
Windows 10 tips, tricks & shortcuts by Yarnold, Stuart, author.

Windows 10 tips, tricks & shortcuts

Feb 4, 2016
Wind sprints - shorter essays by Epstein, Joseph, 1937-

Wind sprints - shorter essays

Feb 6, 2016
Wild Drinks & Cocktails - Handcrafted Squashes, Shrubs, Switchels, Tonics, and Infusions to Mix at Home by Han, Emily

Wild Drinks & Cocktails - Handcrafted Squashes, Shrubs, Switchels, Tonics, and Infusions to Mix at Home

Feb 6, 2016
Why we write about ourselves - twenty memoirists on why they expose themselves (and others) in the name of literature by

Why we write about ourselves - twenty memoirists on why they expose themselves (and others) in the name of literature

"Everything an aspiring memoirist needs to know, in one readable volume, a follow-up to the acclaimed writers' handbook Why We Write For the many amateurs and professionals who write about themselves--bloggers, journal-keepers, aspiring essayists, and memoirists--this book offers inspiration, encouragement, and pithy, practical advice. Twenty of America's bestselling memoirists share their innermost thoughts and hard-earned tips with veteran author Meredith Maran, revealing what drives them to t

Feb 1, 2016
Why save the bankers? - and other essays on our economic and political crisis by Piketty, Thomas, 1971- author.

Why save the bankers? - and other essays on our economic and political crisis

Feb 6, 2016
While the city slept - a love lost to violence and a young man's descent into madness by Sanders, Eli, author.

While the city slept - a love lost to violence and a young man's descent into madness

"A Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter's gripping account of one young man's path to murder--and a wake-up call for mental health care in America On a summer night in 2009, three lives intersected in one American neighborhood. Two people newly in love--Teresa Butz and Jennifer Hopper, who spent many years trying to find themselves and who eventually found each other--and a young man on a dangerous psychological descent: Isaiah Kalebu, age twenty-three, the son of a distant, authoritarian father and

Feb 4, 2016
Where the light gets in - losing my mother only to find her again by Williams-Paisley, Kimberly, 1971- author.

Where the light gets in - losing my mother only to find her again

"Many know Kimberly Williams-Paisley as the bride in the popular Steve Martin remakes of the Father of the Bride movies, the calculating Peggy Kenter on Nashville, or the wife of country megastar Brad Paisley. But in 2014, Williams-Paisley revealed a tragic secret: Her mother had been diagnosed with a rare form of dementia called Primary Progressive Aphasia at the age of sixty-one. In Where the Light Gets In, Williams-Paisley tells the full story of her mother's illness, from diagnosis through t

Feb 6, 2016
When helping hurts - how to alleviate poverty without hurting the poor-- and yourself by Corbett, Steve.

When helping hurts - how to alleviate poverty without hurting the poor-- and yourself

Churches and individual Christians typically have faulty assumptions about the causes of poverty, resulting in the use of strategies that do considerable harm to poor people and themselves. When Helping Hurts provides foundational concepts, clearly articulated general principles and relevant applications. The result is an effective and holistic ministry to the poor, not a truncated gospel. A situation is assessed for whether relief, rehabilitation, or development is the best response to a situat

Feb 4, 2016
What's wrong with my houseplant? - save your indoor plants with 100% organic solutions by Deardorff, David C., author.

What's wrong with my houseplant? - save your indoor plants with 100% organic solutions

Feb 1, 2016
What your financial advisor isn't telling you - the 10 essential truths you need to know about your money by Davidson, Liz (Financial advisor), author.

What your financial advisor isn't telling you - the 10 essential truths you need to know about your money

A "personal finance book that translates financial jargon and enables readers to ask the tough questions to protect their money and their financial well-being."--

Feb 6, 2016